DIGIT is Ireland’s largest games developer, home to a talented team of over 80 people from all over the world and the creators of free-to-play MMO mobile strategy games. Our latest project Star Trek™ Fleet Command, an immersive F2P mobile MMO, launched worldwide in November 2018 and is redefining strategy gaming on mobile while topping the charts globally. DIGIT was acquired by LA based Scopely in 2019.
Overview of Role:
We are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior UX Designer to join our Star Trek™ Fleet Command team in Dublin. You will be working directly with a cross disciplinary team to drive UX excellence and craft engaging experiences for a top grossing free-to-play mobile game.
Here’s what you will do:
- Own the UX process, integrating product and game design needs as well as producing excellent UX deliverables (such as flow diagrams, wireframes, etc.).
- Champion usability and user centered design methods.
- Manage experiential quality and consistency across features.
- Use analytics and user research insights to validate design hypotheses and inform design decisions.
- Deliver appropriate design artifacts such as competitive analysis, wireframes, and prototypes to communicate your vision and design rationale.
- Iterate and evolve designs based on feedback.
- Work with cross discipline teams from concept to development to bring design solutions to life.
To do this job, you will need:
- 5+ years of experience as a user experience designer in gaming or an interactive design field.
- Experience designing UX for shipped mobile products.
- Passion and familiarity with free to play mobile strategy games.
- Expertise in UX design principles, user centered design methods, mobile interaction patterns, and information architecture.
- Ability to create UX documentation and artifacts (e.g. specs, wireframes, and prototypes).
- Ability to analyze and align around product KPI goals and translate them into actionable designs
- Outstanding teamwork and communication skills.
- Strong eye for visual design. This is not an art position, but will require a keen sense of design.
Perks of the job, to name a few:
- Relocating? We’ve relocated over 40 people from all over the world, from your flights to accommodation on arrival, we have you and your family covered.
- Working Permit Sponsorship
- Health and Dental insurance for you, your spouse and dependants
- Generous holiday allowance
- Fully stocked kitchen
- Various weekly social events for you to get to know the city and your colleagues
At DIGIT we are committed to creating a supportive work environment with a diverse team and a positive atmosphere. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, disability or age.